ARCHIVE PHOTO OF THE DAY
Card game in Vietnam, 1969
By STARS AND STRIPES Published: April 16, 2020
Dave Dardzinski ©Stars and Stripes
South Vietnam, 1969: Artillerymen, both veterans and newly-arrived young soldiers from Carrollton, Kentucky, play a game of hearts as they wait for the next call to man their howitzer at Fire Support Base Bastogne near the A Shau Valley.
Stars and Stripes' 1969 story about the Kentucky soldiers.
BELOW: A PDF of Stars and Stripes' July, 1969 special section on the Vietnam War.